Since 1961, the El Paso Council for International Visitors (EPCIV) continues to receive foreign dignitaries through cooperation with the U.S. Department of State to tour the United States. Our program work with U.S. embassies around the world in order to acquaint emerging leaders of other
Welcome to our corner of Texas in the sunny Rio Grande Valley.
There is plenty to see and do at the Pass of The North. Come and experience a walking tour of Downtown and get a taste of our history that spans over 400 years. Shop at our unique and exceptional retail stores, enjoy many of our outdoor concerts and events at the Chamizal National Memorial, and visit our museums of every kind, the Zoo, and nature hikes through our four Texas State Parks
The majority of our members are well-traveled and speak a variety of languages. We have professors, lawyers, and a plethora of professionals from all facets of business and governmental agencies in our Council. The diversity of our members offers the International Program a special touch and gives the Visitors a chance to learn many aspects of American society.